First off let me say this has to be one of the most touching films I have seen all year and is a TV movie that I know Wendy Williams would love… Â Some of ATLâ€™s A Listers came out to support Roger Bobbâ€™s private screening the debut of the GMC film â€œRaising Izzieâ€ Winner of the 2012 GMCâ€™s Faith & FamilyÂ screenplay competition during the American Black Film Festival. Written by DavidÂ Conley, and Produced and directed by Atlanta’s own Roger Bobb CEO of Bobbcat Films.
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â€œRaising Izzieâ€, is a heart touching film about two young girls who becomeÂ orphaned, whoâ€™s lives have changed tremendously, until they meet a radiant coupleÂ Greg (played by Rockmond Dunbar ) & Tonya (Vanessa Williams- Soul Food series)Â who makes a significant impact on their lives.
Victoria Staley a new actress introduced as the head strong teenager, and Kyla Kenedy as Izzie, (Who Definitely stole the show with her quick wit and faithful belief that GOD is real. This helped her to endure the trial and tribulations she and her sister faced.
â€œRaising Izzieâ€, also features many cameos including Atlantaâ€™s on V103â€™s radio
personality Wanda Smith.
Be sure and catch the World Premiere of â€œRaising Izzieâ€ this Saturday July 21st at 7pm on GMC, check your local listings online at www.watchgmctv.com
Many celebs were in attendance, film writer David Conley and Roger Bobb of course,Â in addition to cast members Vanessa Williams, Kyla Kenedy, Victoria Staley, WandaÂ Smith, and Rodney Perry were on the Red Carpet. Read More »
Former Real Housewives Of Atlanta star, Lisa Wu-Hartwell and her husband of 5 years, Ed Hartwell are calling it quits. While we aren’t sure on the exact details, Lisa made it plain via her twitter account that the split is not over money and it never would be.
Too bad she’s no longer a part of the show so we may never get the full details of why they’re getting a divorce. Read More »
Women from a host of professions in the entertainment industry came together to share their unique perspectives and stories through a full day of panel discussions, networking sessions, and luncheon hosted by The International Disc Jockey Trade Association (IDJTA). Womenâ€™s Empowerment Day provided a great opportunity for women of all ages to unite and learn information directly from the panelist regarding the various industries they work within. Some of the women that served on the expert panel included Miasha – Author/Stage Play Producer/Movie Writer; Lisa Wu Hartwell â€“ Real Housewives of Atlanta, Author & Designer; Elle Duncan – DJ & Radio Announcer V-103;Dr. Tongie Scott – Medical Internist, MD; India Graves – Record Executive; April Love – Marketing / Events / Publicist; Tiffany Price – Book Author; Logan Browning â€“ Actress(Meet The Browns TV Show) and many more. Read More »